Job Description :
Are you looking for unlimited opportunities to develop and succeed? With work that challenges and makes a difference, within a flexible and supportive environment, we can help our customers achieve their dreams and aspirations.
General Accountability :
Asia Treasury Operations is a key business partner in providing support of cash management operations of Manulife Asia. We are responsible for safeguarding of Manulife’s cash assets, working in close partnership with all Asia jurisdictions to ensure a robust control environment, developing an effective cash management infrastructure and driving Global Treasury initiatives across Asia.
Reporting to the VP, Head of Tax and Treasury Operations, Asia Finance, this new role is responsible for supporting Treasury strategic initiatives including but not limited to Global Accounts Payable (AP) and Bank Reconciliation and requires extensive knowledge of Treasury tools to support business requirements across Asia.
This position has a mandate to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Global Cash Management, AP and Bank Reconciliation business processes across Asia but working with our partners in Global Treasury to ensure in line with our Global Treasury system functionality.
Working with the Asia Treasury Operations team, the candidate will also be expected to deliver consistent service across Asia Division ensuring payment and collections are executed on a timely basis with our banking partners, contribute to the development of a robust cash management framework and bank structure for Asia Division.
This position is also the designated change agent and is accountable for conducting strategic and ad hoc controls and processes analysis that may include, but not limited to, the following : strategic business assessment, latest industry trends and best practices, peer analysis etc.
This position will work closely with the Treasury teams in Toronto and across Asia and various corporate and division stakeholder groups.
Responsibilities : 1. BAU (40%)
1. BAU (40%)
Providing support within the Asia Treasury Operations team to provide timely execution of daily Treasury activities, provide system and process support or services for Treasury operations across Asia.
Resolve all urgent issues in a timely manner.
2. Process Improvement Accountabilities (30%) :
Work directly with Treasury project team and local Controllers in Asia to develop solutions and implement new workflows or processes (if applicable).
3. Operational Initiatives (30%)
Recommend solutions to changing business, risk or regulatory environment.
Knowledge / Skills / Competencies / Education :
hours conference call and travel that will be required.